Save the Kings! Keep the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento!

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A Seattle-based group is trying to hijack the Sacramento Kings. We are going to stop them. Let's cover the difference between the bids!
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David Woodland
Sports
Sacramento, California
United States
1 Team Member

Short Summary

Let's save the Sacramento Kings!

Sacramento has been the home of an NBA franchise since 1985. Recently, the owners have had financial issues and are likely to sell to the highest bidder. A Seattle-based group led by Microsoft's Steve Balmer is the current front runner. Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson (a former NBA player) has been working hard to gather a new group of investors to keep the franchise in Sacramento.

Right now, the bid is competetive, but we need to put this over the top. Please contribute to this campaign so we, the fans, can buy a minority stake in the Sacramento Kings franchise.

I was born and raised in the Bay Area. I love the NBA. Not only are they stealing our team, the franchise, its stories, and records would likely be swallowed up into nothing. We can't let bullies steal our team.

I am a 26 year-old that graduated from the Marriott School of Management (BYU) with a Bachelors of Science in Accountancy. I am a Management Consultant and have deep experience working with some of the top businesses in the world.

 

What We Need & What You Get

We need to raise money to raise the Sacramento group's bid. I won't collect any money if we don't raise $10 million to make a material bid. For your contribution, I will use my power as a minor owner to get our contributors some serious rewards:

 

 

Other Ways You Can Help

If you can't donate a few bucks, spread the word! Share this on your Facebook/Twitter/Instagram accounts and rally the troops! Our goal is ambitious: $10 million. We only have 10 days and need every contribution we can.

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$421USD
raised in 15 days
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$10,000,000 USD goal
Fixed Funding This campaign did not meet its $10,000,000USD funding goal by the deadline.
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This campaign ended on May 1, 2013
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  • $1USD
    Good Karma

    A smile on your face knowing you made a difference in the NBA. You are an honorary owner.

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    Estimated delivery: May 2013
  • $40USD
    I Saved The Kings - T-Shirt

    Contributors will get a Sacramento Kings shirt that recognizes their contribution to saving the team.

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    Estimated delivery: August 2013
  • $80USD
    Autographed T-Shirt

    Contributors get "I Saved The Kings" shirt from above, autographed by their favorite Sacramento King.

    3 out of 1000 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $200USD
    Autographed Shirt, Tickets

    Contributors get all of the above (autographed), plus 2 tickets (upper bowl) to a game.

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    Estimated delivery: September 2013
  • $300USD
    Autographed Shirt, Tickets

    Contributors get all of the above, plus 2 tickets (lower bowl) to a game.

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    Estimated delivery: September 2013
  • $1,000USD
    Season Ticket Holder

    We will work with our largest donors for exclusive season ticket/sponsorship opportunities.

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    Estimated delivery: September 2013
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